Resolution Number 2018-19
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OF THE
CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE TO PREPARE AND SUBMIT
AN APPLICATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE OHIO PUBLIC
WORKS COMMISSION STATE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT
AND/OR LOCAL TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM(S)
AND TO EXECUTE CONTRACTS AS REQUIRED
AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the State Capital Improvement Program and the Local Transportation Improvement Program both provide financial assistance to political subdivisions for capital improvements to public infrastructure; and
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville is planning to make capital improvements to storm sewers and sanitary sewers in and around Bellview Street to alleviate flooding and eliminate sanitary sewer and storm sewer cross connections; and
WHEREAS, the infrastructure improvement herein above described is considered to be a priority need for the community and is a qualified project under the OPWC programs.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OHIO, AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1: That the Mayor of St. Clairsville is hereby authorized to apply to the OPWC for funds as described above.
Section 2: That the Mayor of St. Clairsville is further authorized to enter into any agreements as may be necessary and appropriate for obtaining this financial assistance.
Section 3: That this Resolution is declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health and the safety of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville regarding financial assistance to political subdivisions for capital improvements to public infrastructure.
Section 3: This Resolution shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by the Charter of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio.
PASSED at a meeting of the council of the City of St. Clairsville on this 6th day of August, 2018, by the affirmative vote 6 members of council.